The Transport Education and Training Authority (TETA) invites Unemployed Learners registered / planning to be registered within FET and HET Institutions to submit applications for bursary funding within the transport sub-sectors.

Bursaries Available

  • Aerospace (Excluding Pilot Funding);
  • Rail; Maritime;
  • Road Passenger;
  • Road Freight;
  • Taxi;
  • Freight Handling;
  • Forwarding and Clearing

Bursary Value

The bursary will cover tuition, accommodation, books, meals and monthly allowance as per TETA funding model.

The bursary targets previously disadvantaged and impoverished youth from rural and urban communities within South Africa, females and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

How to apply

Click here to download the application form


First preference will be given to applicants applying for studies related to the Transport Sector and that should lead to a qualification.

Applicants must be South African citizens

Applicants are to complete in full, Direct Learner Bursary Application Form available from the TETA website.

Only successful candidates will be communicated to, if you do not hear from TETA by the end of February 2014, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

Applicants to state on the application form duration of study and cost per year if applying for the 1st, 2nd or 3rd year of study

Application to be accompanied by recent statement of results or certificate for the matriculants.TETA reserves the right not to make any awards and right to determine the total number of bursary allocations for the academic year based on the total budget available. TETA will ONLY provide feedback on the approval of the said applications.

Applications must be posted or hand delivered to any of the TETA offices listed below:

Kwazulu Natal: 2nd Floor, 67 KE Masinga Road, Durban 4001, 031 301 9614( Att: Mike Mzolo) – Postnet Suite, 140, Private Bag X5 EastEnd, Durban 4018

Western Cape: WBHO House, Glen Roy Road, Pinelands 7430, 021 531 3064( Att: Desmond Baartman ) – P.O. BOX 38134, Pinelands 7430

Randburg: 2nd Floor Sonsono Building, 344 Pretoria Avenue, Randburg, 011 577 7089( Att: Ms Kholofelo Koenaite) – Private Bag X10016,Randburg. 2125

Further enquiries can be made to: Bursaries Office, Skills Development and Learning Programme Unit at 011 577 7000 / 011 577 7093 (Kholofelo Koenaite)